IN THIS ISSUE…..
Chamber & Member Updates
- NBDCC Pay It Forward Challenge – Support the Personal Care Sector
- Summer Company 2021 – This summer shop local with some amazing student-run businesses
- Advocacy Highlights
- The Business Centre Starter Company Plus – looking to start-up, expand or pivot your business?
- North Bay RNIP Program – Having difficulty hiring in high demand occupations?
- Member Milestones
COVID-19 Funding Relief Programs
- Canada Recovery Hiring Program (CRHP) Q&A Sessions
- Ontario Tourism & Travel Small Business Support Grant DEADLINE EXTENDED TO JULY 9TH
- FedNor Canada Community Revitalization Fund – NEW
- COVID-19 Worker Income Protection Benefit (WIPB)
- Restaurant & Bar Support Fund
- Government of Canada Resources & Support
- Government of Ontario COVID-19 Supports
- COVID-19 Energy Assistance Program (CEAP) & North Bay Hydro
Upcoming Webinars & Events
- Canadian Chamber of Commerce Upcoming Webinars
- Ontario Chamber of Commerce – The Competitiveness of Ontario’s Cities, July 21st 12-1pm
Chamber Member Benefits
- Chambers Plan Employee Group Benefits – Real benefits for your business
- Kennedy Insurance & Economical $5K Giveaway…Call for a Quote and you could win 1 of 36 cash prizes!
- Grand & Toy
- Esso fleet plan – 3.5 cents per litre discount
- First Data
- Membership Invoices for 2021
Information of Interest
- Northern Policy Institute – Attitudes Towards Newcomers Survey
- WSIB Small Business H&S Leadership Awards – Applications Due July 9th
- Employment Standards Act – Extension of COVID-19 Period to Sept 25, 2021.
- RAP Program – Need Help Going Digital?
- Project GoVax
- Canadian Chamber of Commerce Workplace Recovery Toolkit & Vaccine Resource Hub
- North Bay Business & Retention Program (BR+E) seeking North Bay business participants